Silent Hall of Fame has created a Silent Gems Collection of rare and for the first time available films with our stars, as well as other silent masterpieces. These are high quality films that are hard to find anywhere else. Please use the link below to see the Silent Gems Collection of rare films on DVD. http://www.ebay.com/sch/yorkmba99/m.html?item=131684404495&ssPageName=STRK%3AMESELX%3AIT&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2562 This is a short preview. A DVD with the film is available as... Topics: Marion Davies, Harrison Ford, Holbrook Blinn, silent film, silent movie stars, classic film, old...
Plot [Wikipedia]... In 1921 in the poor part of an Austrian town called Melchiorgasse there are only two wealthy people: the butcher Josef Geiringer and his wife. Mrs. Greifer runs a fashion boutique and a nightclub patronized by wealthy Viennese. Annexed to the nightclub is Merkl Hotel, a brothel to which the women of the nightclub bring their clients. The film follows the lives of two women from the same poor neighborhood as they try to better themselves during the period of Austrian postwar... Topics: Georg Wilhelm Pabst, German cinema, Greta Garbo, "New Objectivity" movement, silent film
Silent Hall of Fame has created a Silent Gems Collection of rare and for the first time available films with our stars, as well as other silent masterpieces. These are high quality films that are hard to find anywhere else. Please use the link below to see the Silent Gems Collection of rare films on DVD. http://www.ebay.com/sch/yorkmba99/m.html?item=131684404495&ssPageName=STRK%3AMESELX%3AIT&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2562 "Judith of Bethulia" is a historical drama, directed... Topics: D. W. Griffith, Biograph Company, Blanche Sweet, Henry B. Walthall, Mae Marsh, Robert Harron, Billy...
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"Julius Caesar" (abridged) by William Shakespeare cast Julius Caesar............John Moffatt Casca....................Brian Haines Calpurnia................Jennie Goossens Marcus Antonius..........Peter Finch Soothsayer...............Dennis Shaw Marcus Brutus............Patrick Wymark Cassius..................Tenniel Evans Narrator.................Dennis Vance Decius Brutus............Peter Williams Cinna....................Peter Ellis Trebonius................George Yeatman... Topics: Living Shakespeare series, William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, Peter Finch, silent film
From Edison films catalog: A grand spectacular performance in nine scenes and one tableau, illustrating the most popular fairy story ever written.... From this very simple and popular fairy tale we have produced a most pleasing, interesting and mirth producing play in motion pictures, introducing therein many surprising new tricks and dissolving effects. The subject was carefully studied, and every scene posed with a view to following as closely as possible the accepted version of JACK AND THE... Topics: Short, Fantasy
This one is a really old film. I remember that my grandfather had a copy of it, but it was lost years ago. He had some very sharp words about this "God" Edison. Topics: Rare films, Thomas Edison, Silver Screen, Rare movies
Jeanne d’Arc, 1900, 10m19s Star Film Catalogue Nos. 264-275 Director: Georges Méliès Writers: Georges Méliès (screenplay), Georges Méliès (story) Stars: Bleuette Bernon, Georges Méliès and Jeanne d'Alcy as Jeanne d'Arc Despite being made as early as 1900, Georges Méliès’ Joan of Arc was in fact the second adaptation of the legend: Georges Hatot’s The Execution of Joan of Arc (Execution de Jeanne d’Arc) was made in 1897. The title role was played by one Mademoiselle Calvière,... Topics: Gen X, Georges Méliès, Joan of Arc, History, Silent Film, Short, Drama, Hand-coloured
You tell me. This is a delightful little silent picture from the United States in the earls days. It is uncredited. I would appreciate hearing information about it. There is another copy of this on the Archive to which nI have added a sound track and brightened the picture. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: germany, boy, silents, comedy
This movie was filmed by Sydney Olcott in 1916 and is also known as "From the Manger to the Cross." More information on the film can be found here: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0002199/ It was found on Youtube, and since it was filmed in 1916, it has long since gone into the public domain. Topics: Jesus, of, Nazareth, 1916, Manger, Cross, Christianity, religion, silent films, king of kings,...
Comica/Pathe production, written and directed by Romeo Bosetti. Starring Jules Vial, Romeo Bosetti. " A somewhat original comic trifle, dealing with the endeavours of an imitation Max Linder to win fame by the methods of the great original. Needless to say, he is a very inferior imitation and, his spuriousness having been discovered, he suffers badly at the hands of those he has attempted to deceive." (The Bioscope, Oct. 15, 1914) Note: Although the film was made by Romeo Bosetti as... Topics: Silent, comedy, Max Linder, Gaetan, Gactan, August, Comica, Pathe Freres, Romeo Bosetti, 1914,...
From IMDb : Suburban neighbors (Lloyd and Pollard) join together to build a garden shed, but through carelessness, wind up ruining the garden, as well as the laundry, which is drying in the yard. Further mayhem ensues when chickens are set loose. Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, and Harry Pollard Topics: Comedy, Short, Silent